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Re: How to remove a file/directory from versioning without actually deleting it?

From: Ryan Schmidt <subversion-2007a_at_ryandesign.com>
Date: 2007-03-20 21:04:29 CET

On Mar 20, 2007, at 09:25, Lionel B wrote:

> I'm a newbie to svn and (probably too) frequently find myself
> wanting to
> remove a file/directory from version control without actually
> deleting it
> - although I might well want to set the ignore property for it
> subsequently. Since "svn delete" will delete (or schedule for
> deletion)
> the file/directory, my current method is to make a copy of the
> file/directory, "svn delete" it and then copy it back to its original
> location. Is there perhaps a simpler accepted/standard way of doing
> this?

Nope; that is the accepted way of doing it.

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